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“Pollinator Paradise” Demonstration Garden

What’s in Bloom?

March 26, 2012

Photos by Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent.

All plants native to the North Carolina Piedmont unless otherwise noted.

Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower (Tiarella cordifolia)

Here’s What’s Blooming This Week

Achillea x 'Paprika'

Achillea x ‘Paprika’


* exotic

Ajuga reptans 'Caitlin's Giant'

Ajuga reptans ‘Caitlin’s Giant’

Giant bugleweed

* exotic

Allium schoenoprasum

Allium schoenoprasum


* exotic

Amelanchier x grandiflora 'Autumn Brilliance'

Amelanchier x grandiflora
‘Autumn Brilliance’

Apple serviceberry

* hybrid of two NC natives

Conradina canescens

Conradina canescens

Gray-leaved conradina

* native to the U.S. Gulf coast

Coreopsis auriculata

Coreopsis auriculata

Lobed tickseed

Fothergilla major 'Mount Airy'

Fothergilla major ‘Mount Airy’

Dwarf witch alder

Lavandula stoechas 'Purple Ribbons'

Lavandula stoechas
‘Purple Ribbons’

Spanish lavender

* exotic

Nepeta 'Walker's Low'

Nepeta ‘Walker’s Low’


* exotic

Phlox nivalis 'Snowdrift'

Phlox nivalis ‘Snowdrift’

White moss phlox


Rosmarinus officinalis 'Tuscan Blue'

Rosmarinus officinalis
‘Tuscan Blue’


* exotic

Salvia lyrata

Salvia lyrata

Lyreleaf salvia

Sassafras officinale

Sassafras officinale


Tiarella cordifolia

Tiarella cordifolia


Tradescantia x 'Purple Profusion'

Tradescantia x
‘Purple Profusion’


Verbena canadensis 'Homestead Purple'

Verbena canadensis
‘Homestead Purple’


Zizia aurea

Zizia aurea

Golden alexander

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Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production Call Debbie E-mail Debbie N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
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